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Old March 26th, 2020, 04:53 AM   #1
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logix5000 program to pdf

From time to time I see people submitting a request to convert a program to a .pdf format. Without fail, someone else will respond quickly and provide the translation. Given the talents of our membership, I am not at all surprised at the assistance given. My question: What software does one use to complete this task? I'd like to generate paper copies of the many small programs we use. I think it would assist with troubleshooting when a laptop is not readily available.

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Old March 26th, 2020, 04:59 AM   #2
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I use CutePDF write. [Free]


This assumes you have logix5000 in this case to generate the report and then print it using the above mentioned software.


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Old March 26th, 2020, 05:26 AM   #3
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Windows allows you to print to .xps format straight out of the box usually. Not PDF, but it will open in Windows machines and likely in Linux too.
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Old March 26th, 2020, 07:36 AM   #4
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Foxit Reader can do two things: pdf reader and pdf printer.
And Its free.
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/
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Old March 26th, 2020, 08:05 AM   #5
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I also use CutePDF, and Primo but have used a number of other free ones that work quite well.
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Foxit Reader can do two things: pdf reader and pdf printer.
And Its free.
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/

+1 for Foxit, works well for everything I need it for.
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Old March 26th, 2020, 09:46 AM   #7
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I have had best results with CutePDF.

Windows 10 comes with a Print To PDF printer driver installed, but every time I have used it the file could not be opened by Acrobat or any other PDF viewer. It pops up a "Image" problem - so I remove this printer on all computers and install CutePDF.

When you install CutePDF the computer has to be online to download a background component.
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